Motorcyclist injured in N PHX crash

Posted at 5:41 AM, Sep 22, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-22 08:41:40-04

Police are investigating after a crash involving a motorcycle at 7th Street and Union Hills Drive.

A motorcyclist was reportedly traveling northbound when the rider slammed into the back of a pickup truck at the intersection.

He suffered leg injuries and was taken to the hospital, but is expected to be OK.

Speed and impairment are not believed to be factors in the crash.

While the road was shut down for a short time for investigation, police are now in the process of reopening the roadway completely.

Police say the road should be clear before 6 a.m.